The Meat Box Cook Off

Ready to turn your everyday meal prep into a chance to win big?

Unleash your inner chef and join the ultimate cook-off! Share your favourite recipes featuring our restaurant quality meat or products and you’ll be in the draw to win! 

This cook off is for everyone—from kitchen novices to seasoned chefs. The point is to get involved, have fun, and maybe even snag some awesome prizes!

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Light’s, Camera, Cook!

Cricketer Jimmy Neesham takes on Netballer Phoenix Karaka and Ex-Warrior and all around legend Monty Betham in the ultimate showdown – The Meat Box Cook Off!
Watch these athletes swap their sports gear for aprons and tackle the cook off challenge head-on.


Need some inspiration?

Check out the other creations from our friends over on social media to see what they are cooking!

Cook Off Recipes

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Jimmy’s Steak Recipe

Jimmy is raising the steaks with this mouthwatering Steak with Mushroom Sauce recipe, paired with healthy vegetable kebabs of course! As a cricketer, Jimmy knows the importance of having not only a delicious meal, but one that will keep you on the pitch for hours!

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Phoenix's Sliders Recipe

As a busy Netballer and Mum, Phoenix needs something quick and easy – and these Pulled Pork Sliders are just the ticket! Thanks to our Heat & Eat range, we’ve taken care of all the hard work in this delicious and effortless dish!

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Monty’s Pasta Recipe

It takes a legend to know a legend, and Monty’s chicken pasta is surely legendary! As an Ex-Warrior, Boxer, and all-around legend, Monty’s dish is packed with the perfect blend of flavour and nutrition to keep you at the top of your game.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where do the winners get announced?

The winner gets announced on our socials and through our emails at the beginning of every new month! So keep an eye out!

Do I need to be a good cook to enter?

Our Meat Box Cook-Off is open to anyone who loves cooking, regardless of skill level. We're all about celebrating creativity and experimentation, so whether you're a seasoned chef or a newbie in the kitchen, we invite you to join the fun and share your journey with us!

What does the winner get?

The winners will get the prize of the month mailed to them, plus their recipe will be shared on our socials and added to our recipe page as the recipe of the month!

Will I still go in the draw if I submit my recipe onto the collection box on the website instead of social media?

The winner is chosen from the hastags (#Themeatboxnzrecipes & #Themeatboxnz) and from the videos/ photos submitted to us.

If I submit an image or video how will this be used?

By submitting your images and video, you'll not only be entered into our exciting competition, but also have the opportunity to be featured on our social media channels, eDMs, website, and ads. Your amazing work could be showcased alongside our community of talented food enthusiasts, reaching a wider audience and inspiring others to get creative in the kitchen. Check out our Terms & Conditions for more information on how your submissions will be used and celebrated!